Estimating the Prevalence of Hepatitis B Virus Infection and Exposure Among General Population in Iran

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To Cite : Hajarizadeh B, Mesgarpour B, Nasiri M J, Alavian S M, Merat S, et al. Estimating the Prevalence of Hepatitis B Virus Infection and Exposure Among General Population in Iran, Hepat Mon. 2017 ;17(8):e11715. doi: 10.5812/hepatmon.11715.
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